A fairly common resident that has expanded its range considerably since the 1980s.
A species of woodland, scrub, hedgerows as well as urban and suburban gardens.
Overwinters as a pupa. Can be disturbed during the day and later flies from dusk and comes to light.
Recorded in 88 (63%) of 140 10k Squares.
First Recorded in 1955.
Last Recorded in 2019.
(Data up to end 2019)